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Disjoint vs. Disjunction

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Disjointadjective

Not smooth or continuous; disjointed.

Disjunctionnoun

The act of disjoining; disunion, separation.

Disjointadjective

Of two or more sets, having no members in common; having an intersection equal to the empty set.

Disjunctionnoun

The state of being disjoined.

Disjointverb

To render disjoint; to remove a connection, linkage, or intersection.

‘to disjoint limbs; to disjoint bones; to disjoint poultry by carving’;

Disjunctionnoun

(logic) The proposition resulting from the combination of two or more propositions using the or operator.

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Disjointverb

To break the natural order and relations of; to make incoherent.

‘a disjointed speech’;

Disjunctionnoun

(mathematics) A logical operator that results in “true” when some of its operands are true.

Disjointverb

(obsolete) To fall into pieces.

Disjunctionnoun

(biology) During meiosis, the separation of chromosomes (homologous in meiosis I, and sister chromatids in meiosis II).

Disjointadjective

Disjointed; unconnected; - opposed to conjoint.

Disjunctionnoun

The act of disjoining; disunion; separation; a parting; as, the disjunction of soul and body.

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Disjointnoun

Difficult situation; dilemma; strait.

Disjunctionnoun

A disjunctive proposition.

Disjointverb

To separate the joints of; to separate, as parts united by joints; to put out of joint; to force out of its socket; to dislocate; as, to disjoint limbs; to disjoint bones; to disjoint a fowl in carving.

‘Yet what could swords or poisons, racks or flame,But mangle and disjoint the brittle frame?’;

Disjunctionnoun

state of being disconnected

Disjointverb

To separate at junctures or joints; to break where parts are united; to break in pieces; as, disjointed columns; to disjoint an edifice.

‘Some half-ruined wallDisjointed and about to fall.’;

Disjunctionnoun

the act of breaking a connection

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Disjointverb

To break the natural order and relations of; to make incoherent; as, a disjointed speech.

Disjointverb

To fall in pieces.

Disjointverb

part; cease or break association with;

‘She disassociated herself from the organization when she found out the identity of the president’;

Disjointverb

separate at the joints;

‘disjoint the chicken before cooking it’;

Disjointverb

make disjoint, separated, or disconnected; undo the joining of

Disjointverb

become separated, disconnected or disjoint

Disjointadjective

having no elements in common

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